PhD, MURP, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; BA, Concord College

Research Interests

Comprehensive planning; new town and large scale development; aviation management and logistics; artificial intelligence in planning and management; virtual simulation and visualization


Dr. Larkin joined the faculty of Walden’s School of Public Policy and Administration as the director of the MPA and MS in Nonprofit Management and Leadership programs in January 2009. Immediately prior to his employment with Walden, Dr. Larkin served as a faculty member and administrator at the University of West Georgia. He has held faculty positions at Concord College, the West Virginia College of Graduate Studies, the University of Southern Mississippi, and Auburn University. Dr. Larkin is a managing member of PRISM Associates, a planning and management consulting firm.